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MacKenzie’s Royal Melbourne

MacKenzie’s Royal Melbourne

Their feet were on hallowed ground, Augusta National Golf Club. But with prime vistas and sweeping views, they could easily close their eyes and be taken to Royal Melbourne on the other side of the globe. 1 May 2019
Tiger’s Blog: US team will be “one of the strongest”

Tiger’s Blog: US team will be “one of the strongest”

It’s been a while since my last blog entry and you could say that a lot of good things have since happened. Personally, I could not be happier after adding a fifth green jacket by winning the Masters Tournament. It was a pretty amazing final round with a lot of great players in contention and I’m fortunate that I finished on top. 30 Apr 2019
Presidents Cup tickets go on sale

Presidents Cup tickets go on sale

As golf fans look forward with anticipation to this week’s Masters, past champions at Augusta like Patrick Reed, Adam Scott, Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson and Tiger Woods have a major opportunity to improve their chances to qualify for the 2019 Presidents Cup, which will bring golf’s biggest stars back to Melbourne this December. 10 Apr 2019
Jason Day an 'Australian icon': Ernie Els

Jason Day an 'Australian icon': Ernie Els

Ernie Els has encouraged "Australian icon" Jason Day to have another huge year on the PGA Tour and ensure a rock-star reception when he arrives at the Presidents Cup in Melbourne in December. 7 Mar 2019
Tiger names Presidents Cup assistants

Tiger names Presidents Cup assistants

Tiger Woods has bolstered his Melbourne-bound Presidents Cup support staff with major winners Zach Johnson and Fred Couples in a move Woods says will help his quest to become a rare playing captain. 13 Feb 2019
Appleby and Leonard named Junior Presidents Cup Captains

Appleby and Leonard named Junior Presidents Cup Captains

The PGA Tour and American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) have announced Australia’s Stuart Appleby and the United States’ Justin Leonard as captains of the International and U.S. Teams, respectively, for the 2019 Junior Presidents Cup. 10 Jan 2019
Els names Ogilvy as Presidents Cup Captain’s Assistant

Els names Ogilvy as Presidents Cup Captain’s Assistant

International Team Captain Ernie Els announced Victorian Geoff Ogilvy as his first captain’s assistant for the 2019 Presidents Cup, which returns to Royal Melbourne Golf Club from December 9-15, 2019. 25 Nov 2018
Clayton: Bunkers 101

Clayton: Bunkers 101

Believe it or not, bunkers are not scattered across a golf course simply to make your life a misery. The great designers used them to improve the strategy of their creations, but, as Mike Clayton points out here, not all bunkering is good and often it can be misplaced to make a hole more difficult. 26 Jul 2018
Presidents Cup: Tiger says Aussie crowds will help Els' team

Presidents Cup: Tiger says Aussie crowds will help Els' team

Presidents Cup captain-elect Tiger Woods is anticipating a hostile Australian crowd for his American charges at the 2019 event in Melbourne. 14 Mar 2018
Woods, Els to be Cup captains in Melbourne

Woods, Els to be Cup captains in Melbourne

The 2019 Presidents Cup in Melbourne has received a major boost with golf greats Tiger Woods and Ernie Els set to be unveiled as opposing team captains. 13 Mar 2018
My Favourite Courses: Matt Griffin

My Favourite Courses: Matt Griffin

The former Victorian Open champion stays loyal to his roots while including a pair of American ‘bucket list’ gems among his top-ten layouts. 28 Apr 2016
Ko can be the greatest ever

Ko can be the greatest ever

Teenager Lydia Ko cemented her World No.1 ranking with a great victory in the ISPA Handa Women’s Australian Open. 23 Feb 2015
Women’s Open proving as tough as any major

Women’s Open proving as tough as any major

Firm and fast Royal Melbourne greens and searing heat have turned the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open into a championship as tough as any major. 21 Feb 2015
Women’s Open: Royal Melbourne mind games

Women’s Open: Royal Melbourne mind games

Royal Melbourne has claimed some high profile victims at the ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open, which is why the halfway leaders know the 'Old Dame' deserves plenty of their respect 20 Feb 2015
Geoff Ogilvy: My Perfect Golf Course

Geoff Ogilvy: My Perfect Golf Course

If 2006 US Open Champion Geoff Ogilvy could pull together all the ideal ingredients of some of the world’s best courses, he’d make one special layout where fun ruled all else. 17 Dec 2014
ROYAL MELBOURNE TO HOST WORLD CUP

ROYAL MELBOURNE TO HOST WORLD CUP

THE cream of the world’s best golfers including Adam Scott and Rory McIlroy are expected to play in Australia at the end of the year after it was announced that Royal Melbourne Golf Club will host the $8 million World Cup of Golf in November. 13 May 2013